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Document ID (ISN)24297
CIS number 76-41
ISSN - Serial title Tiefbau-Berufsgenossenschaft
Year 1974
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Reineward.
Title Liquefied petroleum gas installations on board river-going ships, with a critical appraisal of present regulations
Original title Flüssiggasanlagen an Bord von Binnenschiffen unter kritischer Würdigung der derzeitigen Vorschriften [in German]
Bibliographic information Sep. 1974, Vol.86, No.9, p.394-397. Illus.
Abstract The properties of liquefied petroleum gas and its accident hazards are pinpointed. The requirements for design and installation of a supply unit and for pipework, valves and consumer equipment as laid down by the current German (Fed.Rep.) regulations and directives (which are listed) are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) Germany (Federal Republic of); liquefied petroleum gas; legislation; inland water transport; explosion hazards
Descriptors (secondary) flame failure devices; propane; pressure regulating valves; safety by design; ships; accident descriptions; explosion prevention; gas cylinders
Document type -
Subject(s) Pressure vessels and systems
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation
Explosions